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Molto Verboso
Dongfang 170cc, CF Moto Fashion 250
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Molto Verboso
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Dongfang 170cc, CF Moto Fashion 250
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2015 GTS 300 Super (Melody: 2015-2021, RIP), 2022 GTS SuperTech (Thelonica; bit the dust 02-22-23)
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2015 GTS 300 Super (Melody: 2015-2021, RIP), 2022 GTS SuperTech (Thelonica; bit the dust 02-22-23)
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My dad was in book publishing all his life and remained married to the same woman for 62 years. He once said, quite casually, that "Most novels could have been prevented." That is also true of engine failures. As in the human case, there is tremendous drama in failure, and compelling stories can result. Human drama continues unabated. But rev limiters, detonation sensors, oil pressure monitoring, improved design, and better materials now prevent most engine histrionics.

Damn, Kevin can still write rings around others
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Molto Verboso
portofino green GTV 300
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Location: w.ma. Northampton
 
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portofino green GTV 300
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amateriat wrote:
My dad was in book publishing all his life and remained married to the same woman for 62 years. He once said, quite casually, that "Most novels could have been prevented." That is also true of engine failures. As in the human case, there is tremendous drama in failure, and compelling stories can result. Human drama continues unabated. But rev limiters, detonation sensors, oil pressure monitoring, improved design, and better materials now prevent most engine histrionics.

Damn, Kevin can still write rings around others
Best line of the day ( He once said " Most novels could have been prevented " )
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Veni, Vidi, Posti
GT 2.4
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the good old days...
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GTS300 Super (Heinz) GTS250 Super (Bulger)
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